Meaning of DOWEL in English

DOWEL

[ 'daʊəl ]

■ noun a headless peg used for holding together components.

■ verb ( ~s , ~ling , ~led ; US ~s , ~ing , ~ed ) fasten with a ~.

Origin

ME: perh. from Mid. Low Ger. dovel .

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